Is This the Perfect-Sized Mini Tripod We’ve Been Waiting For?

The problem with most compact tripods is that while highly portable, they're really only useful for supporting lighter cameras like point-and-shoots or smartphones. But most people who'd actually need and use a tripod are probably shooting with heavier DSLRs and mirrorless cameras. So Manfrotto created the Pixi: a… » 7/15/13 12:42pm 7/15/13 12:42pm

Goodbye webOS: The Greatest Phone You'll Never Use

The awesome little phone that could, webOS, is dead. Discontinuing all phones and tablets, HP intends to "explore options to optimize the value of webOS software." If that's not murder, then it's certainly lobotimizing, de-limbing and leaving webOS in the middle of an ocean. Tragic. » 8/18/11 5:30pm 8/18/11 5:30pm

Palm Teases New Phones and "New Version of the OS"

After two phones (and two spin-offs) running webOS, you'd think Palm and its new owner HP would be keen to get some new devices to market. All we've got to go on for now is a Palm rep's comments, confirming that they "are working on future devices," and a "new version of the OS." Apparently, we're "going to find the next… » 6/18/10 6:37am 6/18/10 6:37am

Palm's Launch On AT&T Might Be On Hold Until Summer

It's no secret that Palm is hurting, and hurting bad. But we knew that they at least had something on the horizon: the launch of two devices on AT&T, with all signs pointing to them being updated versions of the Pre and the the Pixi landing sometime in April or May. Well, according to John Paczkowski, Palm's renaissance … » 3/17/10 2:51pm 3/17/10 2:51pm

Sprint Cuts Palm Pixi's Price to $50

Capitalism! Sprint was cool offering Palm Pixi for $100, until Verizon's Palm Pixi Plus slid in underneath at $79. Well Sprint's having none of that, slashing the original Palm Pixi's price to a mere $50 for new customers, after all of the rebates and contracts and what have you. Remember, the candybar Pixi doesn't… » 2/27/10 8:58pm 2/27/10 8:58pm

Palm webOS 1.4 Update to Hit on the 25th, Bring Video Recording and…

It failed to materialize on the 15th, but now PreCentral's claiming the 25th will see the webOS 1.4 update come good. This is a firmware update worth writing in your diary about, bringing video recording and Flash 10.1 compatibility. » 2/22/10 6:39am 2/22/10 6:39am